As well as the beautifully presented permanent exhibits about the Manawatu region, Te Manawa also has an excellent range of temporary exhibitions. Well worth seeing is the recently opened 'Dinosaur Encounter': 9 animatronic dinosaurs from the London Natural History Museum are seen and heard wrecking havoc in Palmerston North. Te Manawa is the only place in NZ where you will... 更多
Long queues to get into exhibit as they only let in 50 at a time, but as this has just opened queues should lessen. Well worth the wait though. Grandsons aged 8 & 4 thoroughly enjoyed all the animatronics and noise.
Been there once, some areas free, other areas you have to pay. Kids love playing on the giant letters as museum sign up front, good photo op. Lovely kid workshops for free.
I really enjoyed te manawa, i went to view art and found it a nice warm inviting place to take a liesurely storll thru the art on display. Will definatly visit again.
Took my grand daughter there and found an excellent play area for pre-schoolers. She had a ball. Dressing up in all kinds of outfits, building a wall with foam bricks and running around in the secret passages. As well as looking around the museum.
This is a great facility. Very child friendly with an excellent interactive part for children to play and learn in. Interesting and well set out. We recommend this for families and grandparents...a great outing!
My partner and I went for a visit here and it was a thoroughly wonderful visit. The staff were incredibly friendly and I was impressed with the quality of the exhibits that catered for children, as well as the adults. It was wonderful to learn more about Palmerston North's history and the exhibits were all very informative. Te Manawa is... 更多
Be sure not to forget to visit this place because it's FREE for all. They have wide array of display that described the history, culture and art of Aotearoa.
$12 to get in to see the photos of Frida Kahlo's life and times, her family, her lovers, her adventures, her accidents, her struggles and her profound existence. It was worth it! There were many Frida fans judging by the queues to buy tickets and the floral headpieces everywhere! The foyer of Te Manawa is rich in Frida art and... 更多